Category Archives: Children Over 6


Blog posts related to children 6 & up.

Tips for Christmas Break


Christmas break has begun! As wonderful as it is to spend extra time as a family over the holidays, we have to remember that for our kiddos, Christmas break also brings with it a break in the routine, structure and predictability that goes along with the regular school day and that many of our kids […]

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Book Review: Make Social Learning Stick!


I am so pleased to introduce you to a brand new book by Elizabeth A. Sautter, author of Whole Body Listening Larry at School, and Whole Body Listening Larry at Home. I am a big fan of the Whole Body Listening books so I was very excited to hear of Sautter’s newest addition, Make Social […]

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Temporary homeschooling made fun!


It may come as a surprise to some, but although I may be totally passionate about working with kids in the school system, working with my own kids in a home school type set-up is not something that I thought I’d ever want to do. The fact is, school is very structured, and kids go […]

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Summer reading


School has been out for over a month now, and with summer being extended in BC due to the teachers strike, we are not quite half way through yet. It can be hard to adjust to having the kids under foot all day, but I also find summer to be a great time to pick […]

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A day at the fair… and social behavior mapping!


Today our family embarks on a journey, a trek that we make annually that takes a lot of mental preparation on my part, and a long nap when it’s all said and done. Today we are going to the fair. It is a jam-packed, high-energy day that inevitably ends in meltdowns or, as was the […]

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